Posted in September 2012

I Wanna WaWa –  A Native Floridian’s First Time

I Wanna WaWa – A Native Floridian’s First Time

I craved redemption.  Not for myself, but for the famous gas-station-convenience-store heaven known as WaWa.  This summer Florida’s first WaWa opened to much fanfare and social media buzz.  Being a Native Floridian, when I first saw my transplant friends post their excitement about the first WaWa in Florida on Facebook months ago, I had to … Continue reading

Travel Channel’s Best Orlando Local Restaurants

Travel Channel’s Best Orlando Local Restaurants

As is the case with any great city, Orlando always offers something new.  Although my hometown is guilty of having massive urban sprawl, the benefit is that there are many splendid neighborhoods and suburbs to explore.  Here is a great little article from Travel Channel listing five great local restaurants.  Also, don’t forget September is … Continue reading

Disney Cast Members Play Ball

Disney Cast Members Play Ball

Walt Disney World is home to over 60,000 cast members.  Once upon a time, I was one of them.  Tuesday – Thursday nights softball teams comprised of Disney Cast Members get together and play ball. I still know many, many Cast Members  so I decided to head to ESPN Wide World of Sports to catch … Continue reading

Make a Difference –  Out of the Darkness Walk

Make a Difference – Out of the Darkness Walk

What are you doing this weekend?  How about starting your Sunday by spending two hours making a difference.  In this day and age we hear too often about bullying, overwhelming stress, incredible loss, and other factors that lead someone to take their own life. The American Foundation for Suicide Prevent aims to provide counseling and … Continue reading

Half & Half: Hollywood, Florida (Part Two)

Half & Half: Hollywood, Florida (Part Two)

The morning was delightful, filled with the  type of activities we had hoped for when planning this trip to Hollywood, Florida.  Breakfast with a breathtaking view of the ocean, quiet time while reading a Jimmy Buffett novel along the water, finding a great spot on the beach and spending a few hours nestled in the … Continue reading